Đồng nghĩa của cross

Alternative for cross

crosses, crossed, crossing, crosser, crossest

Đồng nghĩa: churlish, cranky, go against, interbreed, irritable, mate, oppose, pass,

Verb

To defy or be disloyal to someone
oppose resist defy betray contradict backstab controvert gainsay stand up to take issue with double-cross take a stand against take on two-time argue with fly in the face of have bone to pick put up a fight against quarrel with stab in the back vie against sell out take wind out of sails set one's face against deny counter dispute fight contest confront combat challenge rebut withstand refute attack be against battle thwart repudiate face disagree with disaffirm obstruct negate negative fight against object to contend with buck disclaim disallow disown reject disconfirm disavow go against struggle against disprove reverse argue disagree strive against be in opposition to contravene confute face down impugn call in question take a stand traverse meet head-on rebel against cancel dare question thumbs down say the opposite of withsay withspeak counteract refuse to accept cancel out undermine differ explode debunk discredit declare untrue dissent from shoot down naysay shoot full of holes shoot down in flames brush aside counterattack bar block check prevent dislike hinder be anti disapprove of repel oppugn be hostile to take argue against gainstay protest assail assault disapprove dissent neutralise debate bombard withstay encounter expose neutralize taunt speak out against not countenance search out speak against frown at take issue stand up and be counted against be in defiance of turn the tables run counter to set your face against tackle call out make a stand against kick against denounce query protest against litigate impeach stop inhibit halt restrain frustrate impede curb stem throw down the gauntlet refuse call into question contend beat rival agitate against dissent with reluct countervail lock horns with take up arms against dig in one's heels baulk at stonewall duel hold out against unseat tangle with put up an argument campaign against oppose action compete against compete with spare no effort repulse ward off rebuff disobey spurn fend off stave off fight off meet hold at bay match doubt eliminate complain about grumble about rage against end demur against take exception to demur about enquire come to blows with address be a dissenter from test face off feud with inquire rally against remonstrate throw down accost investigate interrogate provoke scramble for jump on go for jugular blast dig deeper call in give it one's all shoot for stand up for push go for it jockey for position tangle dig deep mix it up with war resolve cope with battle against put an end to bring to an end to beef about gripe about grouse about invite to debate meet face to face cross swards knock the chip off one's shoulder ask for trouble do something about it start something

Verb

To anger or annoy someone
anger enrage annoy incense infuriate provoke gall madden vex displease rile aggravate antagonise antagonize inflame nettle outrage irk offend ruffle miff peeve affront agitate bug nark needle ire rankle roil tick off rub up the wrong way drive up the wall get on someone's nerves get someone's back up hack off raise hell stir up wind up get in someone's hair get someone's goat get under someone's skin rattle someone's cage ruffle someone's feathers irritate exasperate pique excite fret hassle put out drive crazy bristle gravel drive mad mad enflame goad grill empurple burn up chafe bait embitter acerbate boil steam up exacerbate craze burn arouse get someone get across make sore blow up get up someone's nose make someone's hackles rise tee off make someone's blood boil put someone's back up get at lose one's temper give someone the pip get on someone's wick get someone's dander up make someone see red egg on get on one's nerves bother upset get to get disturb grate ride rasp harass eat persecute spite give someone the hump gripe frost pester disgruntle hump itch rark bum out hack you off trouble frustrate perturb distress worry get on your nerves plague make angry disgust dissatisfy nag rattle rub the wrong way tease drive to distraction torment sting insult get your back up discompose hurt harry dismay make cross send into a rage drive round the bend pain make your blood boil disquiet put your back up wound shock aggrieve fire up give a hard time drive round the twist niggle get your goat rankle with mortify make waves T-off taunt abrade disaffect disconcert sour scandalize get in your hair depress gnaw unnerve try bedevil faze badger discountenance get one's goat prick scandalise turn off eat away at horrify alienate get under your skin get under one's skin repel rouse fluster umbrage sicken afflict grieve perplex unsettle hound raise someone's hackles sadden jar discomfit ail prod discombobulate grate on throw try someone's patience make blood boil envenom get under skin poison cheese off get a rise out of ask for it eat at incite get on your wick cause offense be on your back appal cut to the quick give offence to estrange pick on chagrin nauseate put someone's nose out of joint stir be on the back of slight make bitter molest agonize disoblige hack get across someone wear on obsess flurry fuss disappoint make you see red be offensive embarrass unhinge eat up whip up dog work up floor drive bananas distemper shake appall raise your hackles agonise injure distract give someone grief discourage be at rub you up the wrong way throw off balance get your dander up confound hurt someone's feelings disillusion hit where one lives discontent jaundice empoison bluster revolt mither make resentful bite get someone's hackles up be a thorn in someone's flesh make rancorous zing make somebody's blood boil brown off discommode startle alarm heckle haze awake incommode inconvenience devastate bum stick in one's craw make your hackles rise disrespect diss set one's teeth on edge electrify dis quicken huff discomfort shake up be a pain in the neck try one's patience try your patience be a thorn in someone's side break frazzle concern derail bewilder torture get on nerves make unhappy alarum get your hackles up indispose hagride undo get up your nose get on somebody's nerves jar on key up freak out put down weird out exercise be an affront to hurt somebody's feelings put somebody's nose out of joint consume drive nuts get up somebody's nose get somebody's back up fester get someone's wick irritate greatly make you angry disenchant chide try the patience of dishearten rattle someone's chain cause annoyance to cause resentment to dispirit gnaw at spur steam nudge henpeck rile up cut make one see red beleaguer chill demoralize unman daunt wig rub one the wrong way drive insane misplease wing curdle cool sound cap question examine quiz tweak hector snit pet tiff stew push button heat up work on stroke someone's hair the wrong way mess start alien goose motivate absorb grab ignite attract interest make somebody's hackles rise ruffle one's feathers demoralise make discontented arouse hostility in put your nose out of joint play dirty impose upon put on the spot foul muddy be like a red rag to a bull push someon's buttons mess with repulse excruciate mist put someone out run up the wrong way drive you crazy lose the affection of give the business get on someone confuse possess shatter wind somebody up drive you up the wall wrong work into lather taint colour cause anguish cause suffering be hurtful to bleed mourn lambaste nag at cause sorrow guy drive you to distraction make livid slap tatter erode fray frighten worsen rag rib mock set one off drive you round the twist drive you round the bend put fog fog up mist up cloud be disagreeable to push the buttons of set on take a rise out of oppress rack stress ridicule cause offence to boil over make indignant cause offense to drive you off your head anguish curse abuse confront criticise dispraise slander criticize scour wear down spook psych affect put off drive you out of your mind drive out of mind strain acidulate bitter venom thumb nose at gibe chaff turn incapacitate flip pother cramp debilitate impair harm infect color make nervous strap tantalize nit-pick tantalise push desolate harrow martyr snub drive somebody up the wall flip out dump on give a zinger give the cold shoulder slur humiliate arouse anxiety in make miserable do a number on be on one's case make wretched cause suffering to push buttons make it tough for weigh on cut up cause anguish to mist over cloud over become misty become misted scrape away bite into wear away wear to shreds gnaw away at wear out rage turn on lay up razz get on the nerves of take the mickey out of get in the hair of take the piss out of stump bully furbelow cow intimidate frill disrupt flummox browbeat wear fuddle rock the boat make a scene put someone off their stroke make turbid put into a flap cause someone to lose their composure throw into a tizz turn one off make sick give offence be disagreeable tread on someone's toes rattle one's cage throw into tizzy stun stagger traumatize astound jolt rock rant fulminate rave spout become covered with condensation move astonish amaze surprise stimulate dumbfound daze stupefy galvanize paralyse dumfound flabbergast overwhelm overcome abash traumatise paralyze numb thunderstrike awe inspire knock out take the wind out of your sails bowl over completely surprise give a turn throw a curve make someone's blood run cold raise someone's eyebrows set someone back on their heels take aback gross out knock for six shake out of your complacency give someone a turn hit like ton of bricks exhilarate wake waken animate awaken instigate get going inspirit bestir urge rally galvanise vivify revive innervate enliven redouble foment mount magnify enhance deepen intensify heighten whet intensate innerve challenge get in one's hair mix up give a bad time spur on fire the enthusiasm of pep up fire the imagination of grumble complain light a fire under

Verb

To meet and pass
intersect meet intertwine connect crisscross interweave join criss-cross interlace intertwist link mesh knit tangle entangle intermingle knot braid snarl interlink interwreathe reticulate interconnect interlock interleave twist entwine interwind lace convolute inweave wreathe twirl coil writhe enlace implicate interthread ravel ply weave plait interknit intervolve network merge blend fuse mix intermix mingle associate splice pleach darn bind together twine enmesh wind intermesh unite immesh mat ensnarl bind tie plat yoke net couple marry fasten combine intersperse twist together loop ensnare pleat incorporate engage thread jumble intertangle hook integrate curl mate entoil join together spiral lash snake pigtail corkscrew dishevel curve meander tie up do up make a bow in fold make a knot in tie a knot in work graft interwork introduce include alternate embrace surround encircle hitch cue complect muddle kink twist round wrap round wind round coil round entwist twine together wind together weave together scramble interplait enchain jam tousle fix together clench tie together pad lock trap lace up snare felt tangle up snarl up make a hitch make a knot make a bow secure entrap gyrate wrap dovetail tether tuck twill tress flute crease bend cohere zigzag embroil attach interdigitate involve curl around sinuate turn spire wrap around convolve make serpentine scroll rotate lap fit together tat cord catch up mix up make fast twist and turn meld amalgamate unify homogenize interfuse commix coalesce commingle consolidate admix synthesize homogenise synthesise conjugate knit together

Verb

To be unfaithful to one's (sexual) partner
two-time betray cheat deceive backstab trick mislead defraud swindle cuckold con dupe burn victimise victimize double-cross sell out step out be unfaithful play away go back on be disloyal take in sell down the river be dishonest stab in the back take advantage of let down play false be unfaithful to break faith with be disloyal to play Judas fail bluff stitch up do the dirty on desert commit treason break promise turn traitor hoodwink sting cozen split juggle illude scam beguile four-flush sell humbug doublecross pool pimp on attack double deal attack indirectly backbite smear slander delude forsake denounce bite the hand that feeds one put the finger on break faith give someone a Judas kiss play someone false be treacherous to break one's promise to knife turn informer jilt sell the pass bite the hand that feeds you deliver up hand over turn in walk out on knife in the back turn state's evidence grass up give up blow the whistle abandon break trust be a Judas to break with fool bamboozle gull hoax string along sucker take for a ride hornswoggle gaff misguide snooker misinform snow gammon spoof buffalo have catch have on suck in fake out put one over on bilk diddle disappoint do lead on rip off pull a fast one on seduce inveigle ensnare kid rook pull a swifty on entrap shaft gyp exploit bunco fleece flimflam pull the wool over someone's eyes lead up the garden path finagle stiff fiddle outwit entice tempt swizzle euchre lure mulct bait sharp lie jive impose on take to the cleaners sell a pup to rope in pull one's leg pull the wool over somebody's eyes be untrue to disinform hose screw skin fake beat stick chisel outfox circumvent mousetrap caboodle lie to put on overreach lead one down the garden path pull wool over eyes lead up garden path play trick on do a number on pull the wool over one's eyes do someone dirty sell someone down the river rat on give away cuck cheat on squeeze maneuver manoeuvre bleed lead down the garden path pretend milk baffle dust jerk around chicane pull something cuckoldize feign sham embezzle be inconstant to pass off psych out shuck blag swizz hustle chouse pluck shortchange gazump short nobble skunk ream thimblerig misdirect misstate prevaricate put horns on horn hornify doublespeak misrepresent shake down do in sink drop move down let fall defy defeat foil propagandize distort pervert fudge bunk fabricate charm enchant attract entrance entangle enmesh propagandise hypnotize bewitch dazzle woo blind mesmerize captivate spellbind give wrong information to send on a wild goose chase throw off the scent put on the wrong track put on an act give someone a bum steer cover up wrong steer take someone in put up smoke screen put on false front take someone for a ride bait and switch lead astray give the wrong impression double-talk win over elude rebel against frustrate thwart belie disobey soft-soap sweet-talk decoy allure solicit challenge butter up befool take jockey shave hypnotise play manipulate finesse mesmerise dissatisfy disillusion pull down depress disenchant lower leave in lurch take down leave stranded fall short mock play for a sucker hook falsify clip rob gouge impose upon take for cross up play joke on take to cleaners beat out of pull fast one take for ride

Verb

To cause to fail
thwart frustrate hinder foil check stop impede block prevent obstruct hamper curb stymie restrain baulk forestall defeat baffle scotch balk cramp derail circumvent scupper oppose trammel ruin beat spoil dash counter discomfit smash snooker disappoint crimp checkmate confuse upset outwit crab nobble bilk traverse root snafu skin hold up put a stop to put paid to stand in the way of do for foul up put the kibosh on louse up put the stopper on put the mockers on take down upset the apple cart give the slip upset one's apple cart cook someone's goose play off put a spoke in someone's wheel take wind out of spike someone's guns queer someone's pitch resist withstand contravene counteract repel stall deny act against neutralize debar scuttle obviate overturn invalidate bar confound suppress halt squash nullify deter repress repulse rattle undo parry head off fend off stave off ward off neutralise counterplot blank bury nip in the bud bring an end to contradict disaffirm gainsay dispute negate contest impugn combat negative buck duel fight screw up get the better of mess up cause setback beat down put end to take wind out of sails go against avert arrest inhibit avoid prohibit preclude hold back escape wreck evade intercept put an end to elude destroy queer dish dodge deflect duck defend against shut out hold off sidestep quash skirt forfend stonewall restrict steer clear of pre-empt forbid put the lid on bypass cripple overcome stump fetter turn aside hamstring shatter retard annul interfere with ditch divert torpedo anticipate chill interrupt rule out circumnavigate devastate stifle defy hobble disrupt extinguish get out of clobber juke blight cancel crush disconcert conquer interdict limit dampen sink keep lid on banjax hang up shun preempt help sabotage cramp one's style eschew second-guess shake save be beyond cease keep throw monkey wrench in bring to an end shake off get ahead of get in before shirk provide against steal a march on put a damper on ward cool get around beat someone to it throw cold water on beat someone to the punch beat someone to the draw pour cold water on keep off keep at bay plug countermove worst finish something finish off offset throw estop crash unsettle end quell demolish throw a curve interfere make an end of bring to a close attack spike hit blow encumber surpass challenge miss kill stay forefend triumph corner gain vanquish stave cork dam exceed desist discontinue damp damage let be the end of promote faze skip buffalo bollix commandeer cheat injure blast mar disadvise scare put the damper on beggar shuffle off keep from happening poison run circles around give the run-around run rings around be early turn off talk out of act like a wet blanket beat somebody to it be one step ahead of pick off act in advance of prepare for cut off head off at pass cloud halt in its tracks nix euchre wreak havoc with throw a spanner in the works cruel wreak havoc on defend guard bulwark fence burst one's bubble throw a monkey wrench in the works shortcut discourage screen confront blow a hole in bring to naught outflank cover fend crool lick outmanoeuvre shield against fight off guard against safeguard against secure against stand up for protect against defend oneself against keep at arm's length skirt round outmaneuver put a brake on preoccupy forecast delay monopolize project expect foresee envision predict upset the applecart dash one's hope give the run around find a way round monopolise get round end-run find a way around get past go around render null and void flee lose scape outrun body-swerve stay shy of throw off the scent be beyond someone fly weasel out of run around get away from shy escape from slip away from give the slip to run away from shuffle out of double get away finesse give somebody the slip run from give the runaround slip through the net shuck slip through someone's fingers

Verb

To resist or endure (something) successfully
withstand endure bear resist tolerate stand face sustain brave weather take oppose defy confront survive fight suffer thwart repel combat dispute contest buck stick brace duel traverse cope violate cope with put up with stand up to live through ride out take on grapple with hold out against bear up against hold off stand firm against prevail against hang tough stand fast stand firm fly in the face of hang on hold out stick fast stand up against hold the line against remain firm take it win out hold one's ground not give up persevere in the face of put up struggle stand one's ground go the distance against sit and take it hold one's ground against stand one's ground against tackle dare handle risk challenge deal with stomach swallow outbrave outface face up to beard court be confronted by venture brazen breast go up against fly in face of face off encounter meet engage experience battle eyeball countenance play brook affront allow accost abide brace for contend with submit to play against square off come up against stick out sit through undergo make a stand bit the bullet be drawn against take the bull by the horns meet head-on resign oneself to subject oneself to brace oneself for meet head on go through outdare grin and bear bear the brunt of brave out brazen out square off against live out be patient with support accept wear hack bide come through sweat out absorb thole meet with outlast pocket get through overcome feel surmount have pass outlive live with bear with persist stand for taste go witness see know be forced to contend with permit receive be faced with pull through hang in square up to stick it out hang in there pass through keep up continue outwear persevere shoulder digest carry hold rise above grin and bear it come to grips with tough out remain go along with hold up carry on last admit live underpin bolster defer engage in be subjected to buttress come into contact with come across have experience of uphold outstay submit oneself to come in for prevail undergird come through unscathed make it through flout bear up stay sanction sit out last out remain alive after scorn provoke front live on after stick with shore up prop up hear of sit tight abide by last longer than meet eyeball-to-eyeball face down go one-on-one take patiently make my day come face to face with see through stay the course bear up under live longer than bolster up stand your ground endure beyond be doing with take it like a man stick in there tough it out never say die suck it up bear the brunt gut it out ride live after weather storm maintain have dealings in hold with hold on admit of concede consent be big about acknowledge allow for approve of eat recover from pull out of it break through negotiate make a comeback lump be big be impermeable to undertake fight against fend off fight off keep off be proof against be resistant to reconcile oneself to become accustomed to become resigned to become reconciled to get used to be impervious to die hard against never say die in the face of persevere against persist with make the best of learn to live with assume attack approach assault yield share bow detain waylay keep at bay stop halt nobble collar run operate partake become familiar with participate in observe assimilate run into call one's bluff face with antagonize antagonise take aside call out threaten tell off comprehend appreciate sample watch come into contact apprehend run the gauntlet get behold try perceive stand fast against put a bold face on it hold your own face out be defiant put on a bold front stare down face up stick to your guns go the distance carry through be durable run on stand up keep going live on chug away plug away wear well go on stay on give permission to let authorize acquiesce be subject to humour consent to allow to green-light condone give the go-ahead to authorise permit to give the green light to grant take kindly to humor grant permission to agree to favour indulge favor approve disregard disobey spurn contemn repulse deride gibe slight rebel ridicule insult despise call someone's bluff take a stand against reinforce master hurl defiance at treat with contempt put up a fight against take one on beat toughen expose season harden coarsen acclimate erode take care of get the better of take in hand get over get to grips with grow strong make it grow hardened become toughened

Verb

To gain an advantage or profit by using unfair or deceitful methods
cheat con swindle defraud fleece bilk stiff sucker cozen trick deceive diddle gyp sting dupe victimise victimize rook do flimflam hustle skin hoodwink bleed screw mislead gaff fool bamboozle fiddle shortchange hose mulct squeeze stick hoax gull chisel short delude euchre ream skunk chouse thimblerig beguile scam pluck snooker nobble beat finagle exploit shaft have burn snow milk chicane bunco gouge illude rob sandbag sell goldbrick take rush fudge shuck trim belirt blench crib lirt rogue rip off double-cross take in shake down take advantage of take for a ride do in put one over on pull a swifty on pull a fast one on short-change stitch up lead up the garden path pull one's leg rope in do a number on jerk around double-deal sell down the river give someone a bum steer fast talk take out break the rules give bum steer screw over give the shaft hornswoggle bluff humbug string along misinform betray outwit take to the cleaners juggle fake out misguide suck in spoof have on gammon buffalo catch kid swizzle clip sharp sell a pup to overreach entrap outmaneuver outmanoeuvre outfox overcharge inveigle lead on circumvent manipulate outsmart gazump do the dirty on seduce impose on pull the wool over somebody's eyes two-time pull a fast one embezzle fox steal let down sell a bill of goods to wring set up ensnare befool extort fail disappoint outslick be disloyal to be unfaithful to outthink jive prey on take someone for a ride soak sell out defeat lure stab in the back pull the wool over someone's eyes abuse fake sell a pup baffle juke use swizz suck dry break faith with thwart make a fool of plunder lead astray wangle blackmail wheedle caboodle outjockey step out outplay play away outdo trap cuckold sell a bill of goods jockey catch out outguess top misuse disinform outgeneral finesse goose worst jip confuse cap bewilder do out of run a game on lie mousetrap put on take someone in play false get the better of end run figure out foil play on pull the wool over one's eyes lead one down the garden path walk all over frustrate charge too much cajole intimidate despoil maneuver manoeuvre backstab pilfer be untrue to wrest force feign put one over on someone pull a fast one on someone play sweet-talk take to cleaners frame tempt entice play someone false out-think enslave wrench gip impose upon lie to bully bait pull fast one four-flush double deal do someone in the eye distort pull something have someone on ill-treat walk over run rings round treat unfairly be cleverer than make rings round lead up garden path step on cash in on live off the backs of ill-use throw dust in someone's eyes pull wool over eyes play trick on withhold rights from steal a march on do someone dirty duck weasel dodge stretch the rules bend the rules pull something funny stack the cards hit below the belt jiggle fraud rip-off sell someone down the river surcharge dispossess slip out cop out worm one's way out of beat around the bush impose pigeon molest penalise punish penalize baulk fine balk forfeit bilk of extract play dirty filch ruin grift stump pauperize impoverish dust defy harass hound outperform heist be sold a pup expel fix strong-arm pretend put the screws to extortion pad overtax nick suck the life out of welsh elude rebel against disobey belie sham trip up sway contrive steer evade coax hook falsify throw cuck cheat on impress give away rat on blag terrorize attack pick on wind up challenge take to the cleaner's do number on best overcome take for cross up bleed dry lead somebody down the garden path lead down the garden path bias play a jest on play a prank on play a joke on murphy go one better than flam play a trick on play joke on beat out of take for ride sucker into make a sucker of split pass off psych out misdirect play a practical joke on cuckoldize play-act con out of pull wool over enchant entrance charm attract pull someone's leg gaslight misstate prevaricate dump on prey upon play upon play for a fool mock be a Judas to hypnotize woo bewitch dazzle blind mesmerize captivate spellbind be inconstant to play games with hocus-pocus win over doublespeak misrepresent terrorise tear from bleed someone of something soft-soap steal someone blind rook out of pervert bunk propagandize fabricate decoy allure solicit entangle enmesh propagandise butter up play games stage-manage pull strings pull wires put on the wrong track put on an act cover up wrong steer put on false front bait and switch double-talk give wrong information to send on a wild goose chase throw off the scent put up smoke screen give the wrong impression hypnotise mesmerise shave horn put horns on hornify twist around your little finger play for a sucker exact crowd swag graft boodle loot oppress be unfaithful coerce go back on mistreat patronise capitalize on profit from treat lightly take liberties with trifle with maltreat leverage trade on control play with target patronize play someone for a sucker use for one's own ends be disloyal hack machinate rig be dishonest rack affect doctor engineer influence demand ice secure pinch get obtain mastermind cook worm something out of someone put the bite on someone for blackmail someone for hold up obtain under duress obtain by force put screws to obtain by threats make pay through nose obtain by threat put the arm on game interfere with find a loophole in tinker with fudge with fiddle with exploit a loophole in tamper with equivocate persuade induce fib pull somebody's leg corrupt exaggerate perjure palter stretch the truth be economical with the truth trump up joke snare twist banter jolly alter slant garble dissimulate warp change dissemble invent misreport misinterpret massage misrelate bend color colour talk into forswear tell stories tell a lie depart from the truth make up a story bear false witness commit perjury not tell the truth fake it tell untruths invent a story put a spin on phony up promote forswear yourself tell a terminological inexactitude put one over mess around deprive troll make a monkey of make somebody look an idiot lead off deke tease pull in slip something over on flirt trifle dally toy coquet wanton put something over on give the runaround send on a wild-goose chase make a fool of somebody catfish toy with dally with fit up put someone up to something make use of lay a trap for lie under oath swear falsely string someone along fascinate distract toll ensorcell tout shill wile speak with forked tongue create fiction plant shovel concoct tell a fib make up tell a little white lie come on egg one on draw edge manage work negotiate ease invite pull ingratiate net play fast and loose with bribe yuck yuk jest jape fun josh quip gag wisecrack chaff capture prejudice pressure press spin disguise skew come on to sweep off one's feet rag ridicule bother bag immesh implicate embroil mesh ensnarl entoil tangle wind melt decline curve writhe slump angle gnarl put one on collapse deteriorate knot take out of context quote out of context crush whitewash sag make out like deviate misconstrue blandish flatter land blarney involve catch up betrap benet forge palaver make sport of poke fun at make fun of yank somebody's chain counterfeit urge get round bootlick soften stroke tantalize oil prevail on push brownnose soap reel in lay for box in set a trap for misspeak tantalise adulterate bull overdraw misinstruct tell an untruth tell a falsehood embroider debase rub the right way work over make up to suck up to play up to get next to get around lay it on thick build up spread it on hand a line work on sweeten up argue into apple polish be untruthful concoct a story not speak the truth break promise forswear oneself say something untrue perjure oneself be forsworn embellish vitiate BS frame someone perjure yourself lie through one's teeth make believe lack candor put up a front tell a white lie contravene salt dress up misquote traverse gloss deacon contort frame up

Verb

To find a way over or through (an obstacle or difficult route)
negotiate clear surmount accomplish achieve commit compass do execute fulfil fulfill make pass perform perpetrate prosecute get over handle overcome bring off carry off carry out cope with deal with get past get round hurdle navigate overleap pull off put through traverse vault follow through with make it over make it past make it round pass over get around go around leap over pass through make one's way over make one's way past make one's way round leap skip over go over fly over leapfrog jump over bound over jump hop over vault over hop skip leapfrog over spring over sail over jump across conquer miss top go above master beat vanquish prevail over dispatch overbear trim exceed lick skunk take stop worst upend best defeat get triumph over subdue surpass overmatch overpower resist endure outdo down climb get through crest prevail get the better of outstrip do down over triumph better throw be unstoppable by transcend win against trounce clobber crush quash overwhelm thrash rout subjugate wipe the floor with quell cream drub whip own hammer demolish stuff excel outclass make mincemeat of slaughter rise above shellac paste overthrow walk all over run rings around take to the cleaners destroy outshine crucify tank murder blow out of the water outperform undo outplay bring someone to their knees eclipse annihilate circumvent flatten slam smash go one better than do better than suppress blow out dominate curb take care of resolve repress pulverize overrun reduce pound be victorious over trample cane solve trump massacre wallop outrun knock for a loop crack overshadow pulverise outmatch bear down control sort out give someone a drubbing give someone a hiding turn inside out tame break marmalize humble cap find the solution to find a solution to find an answer to find the answer to drop overtake floor bound trash total overturn put down subvert zap whomp outwit overtop go beyond outgun improve on outdistance knock out skin lambaste outflank improve upon override gain mastery over get a grip on tower over put to shame outpace put in the shade pip at the post wipe out bridle check subject pacify subordinate restrain kill smother bust spring beat hollow overstep walk over thwart steamroll whack frustrate win over gain a victory over overpass deck upset pommel ruin sink whitewash flog outsmart pole-vault slay edge torpedo tan knock over outrank shut down get the upper hand over route shipwreck outhit decimate entrap obliterate swamp outjump outmaneuver outmanoeuvre flax butcher ambush be victorious outrival knock spots off bring to ruin take to cleaners take it all put paid to finish off work over outstep put an end to edge out KO mow down nose out win a victory over gain control of gain the advantage over be better than roll back go one better run roughshod over bring to their knees pwn run rings round plow under pick apart defeat utterly win a resounding victory over unseat knock off humiliate get control of govern hegemonize manage regulate shake off shame shoot ahead rule direct command outcompete saltate lop scale make a fool of give a hiding do in get one up on bury put someone in the shade scoop get one over on be more than a match for outhussle hose smoke whup tromp shoot ahead of devastate weather survive whop bomb dust wax whap shock stun render oppress outlive win blow away snow under extinguish arch bend render helpless render incapable render powerless foil checkmate chasten grind down knock socks off come out on top of discomfit overmaster confound come out on top rank be superior to tower tower above outweigh outgo be greater than overarch curve bow span wipe off map bring to knees succeed over put in their place trample underfoot accept beat down withstand gain ascendancy over gain the upper hand over ascend mount rise soar get the upper hand curtail squelch arrest squash stifle bypass spank strike overshoot overreach outreach stand up to take in hand get to grips with stamp out crack down on put the kibosh on slap about face up to come to terms with leave behind cut across

Verb

To walk at a steady speed, especially without a particular destination and as an expression of anxiety or annoyance
pace march meander roam walk maunder ramble rove mooch patrol stroll ambulate stray wander hoof step straggle drift gallop stride cruise parade stravaig tramp saunter tread troop file pound tootle traverse canter pootle gallivant prowl trot gad mosey traipse foot it march up and down walk up and down walk back and forth walk to and fro strut promenade amble trudge hike pad leg it hoof it stomp move plod stalk go foot slog perambulate step out prance dash process footslog trek advance stamp trail range funnel snake yomp drill jog proceed shuffle trip stump knock about walk in single file tour lumber go on foot travel on foot pass in formation goose step trample bat float galavant move about clump tromp striddle toddle gad about kick around shamble scuff locomote race walk purposefully make your way take a turn plod on take the air schlep take a walk wend one's way stretch one's legs hit the road mince proceed in a line walk behind one another walk in a line walk in line tiptoe skip descend ascend go in columns march in review run sprint scamper go up go down press on go forward lope move forward go by foot jogtrot dogtrot go jogging run slowly rush stream zoom storm swagger barge space debouch boot tear along pound the pavement hightail it peregrinate bimble go walkabout dawdle jaunt circumambulate potter vagabond globe-trot knock around go for a walk follow one's nose travel journey swan coast roll mill round circumnutate mill around walk the tracks mill about mooch around sashay hopscotch streel putter backpack dally circumlocute ankle get some exercise mope linger loiter get some air percolate patter pitter-patter divagate move aimlessly wander aimlessly get off the point go off at a tangent get sidetracked stooge tarry take a stroll trill ooze go for a stroll swing go for a constitutional stretch your legs make one's way bum sweep explore scour trek through bum around struggle along encompass search pass over make circuit hit the trail reconnoiter spread through reconnoitre voyage boogie walk casually gander progress exodus pass transition migrate take a trip venture push on set out set forth wayfare globetrot depart zigzag wind clamber bat around bat back and forth

Verb

To demonstrate or expose to the falsehood of something
rebut refute disprove contradict deny negate controvert discredit confute disconfirm invalidate debunk negative belie counter explode confound quash falsify break overturn destroy defeat shoot down shoot full of holes prove false give the lie to prove wrong blow sky-high drive a coach and horses through argue answer retort dispute respond question backtalk gainsay debate deflect contest challenge thumbs down have bone to pick render null and void blow sky high shoot down in flames repudiate expose prove to be false knock the bottom out of blow out of the water reject oppose call into question disaffirm demolish disavow disclaim show to be false contravene overthrow puncture bust nullify deflate disallow disown crush contend disagree with squelch silence argue against tear down show up give thumbs down to declare to be untrue take a stand against conflict with run counter to overwhelm ruin annihilate go against ridicule discard oppugn make a nonsense of prove impossible put paid to pick holes in cut down to size vanquish subvert blow up moot examine address query altercate bandy canvass show in its true light canvas wrangle set aside pettifog shut up bring to naught put down knocks props out from under argue about object to contend over pick a bone dissent against quibble over put up argument hammer away at differ with quibble about agitate against pick an argument with prove to be wrong argue the pros and cons of take issue with protest against show to be wrong cancel top convict abnegate evert burn parry wonder about have an argument about bandy words concerning reply to burn down cancel out dispose of retract backpedal rebuff declare untrue dissent from take back curb ban disbelieve recant block begrudge spurn restrain exclude forgo withsay taboo doubt sacrifice revoke forbid prevent disacknowledge disagree call on not buy enjoin from hold back keep back take exception to say no to turn thumbs down stand in the way

Verb

To fail to conform to a regulation or obligation
contravene break violate infringe breach defy disobey transgress contradict flout fracture infract offend oppose thwart traduce counteract hinder refute abjure combat conflict with disaffirm disregard encroach exclude fight gainsay impugn interfere interfere with interpose intrude negate offend against overstep reject repudiate resist spurn transgress against traverse trespass fail to observe fail to comply with go against ignore fly in the face of rebel against kick against refuse to obey set at naught commit a breach of cock a snook at withstand challenge exceed go beyond balk neglect meddle mock encroach upon depart buck baulk set aside rebel go counter to take no notice of pay no heed to be in breach of pay no attention to dig your heels in deviate from depart from disagree with intrench bypass veto deny renege on dissent thumb one's nose at fall foul of frustrate counter obstruct violate law impede crash entrench obtrude lift pirate borrow presume steal impose ride roughshod over err sacrilege outrage sin contaminate take no account of leave out dispute repel contest check negative duel scout not comply with trample on tamper with refuse to accept the authority of kick over the traces be at odds with come out against deviate fall outside of not conform to bend the rules set one's face against insurrect revolution mutiny decline revolutionize object dare strike shirk riot desert evade misbehave revolutionise recalcitrate differ disagree revolt not mind be remiss break rules not listen not heed run riot break the rules rise in arms refuse to comply fly in face of take law into own hands invade impinge horn in muscle in entrench on disturb disrupt encroach on intrude on butt in muscle in on make inroads into obtrude into trespass on wander stray fall poach cut through thrust oneself in do wrong by chisel in stick nose in nose in enter without permission interlope mix in impinge on lapse displease crash the gates poke penetrate kibitz surpass transcend overpass creep infiltrate outrun outreach inch worm interrupt overrun trench intervene usurp gatecrash overshoot appropriate arrogate overreach elbow in cut in work in horn in on tread on someone's toes barge in step on someone's toes eat into squeeze in make inroads invade someone's space stick nose into impose oneself impose yourself worm in pass step over

Verb

To assault, attack
impugn challenge dispute query question assail attack blast break contest contradict contravene criticise criticize deny disaffirm disavow doubt gainsay impeach knock negate negative oppose oppugn resist slam smear tar traduce trash traverse zap zing call into question put down run down skin alive swipe at cast aspersions upon cast doubt upon come down on cut to shreds pin on stick it to take issue with throw doubt on thumb nose at throw the book at refute rebut controvert counter repudiate reject disprove combat fight disagree with call in question object to disown disclaim counteract disallow disconfirm confute raise doubts about cast aspersions on go against cast doubt on thwart hinder suspect buck defy withstand mistrust distrust abjure disbelieve confront interrogate undermine dissent from inquire harbour suspicions about raise objections to enquire express suspicions about have reservations about express reservations about argue entertain doubts about harbour reservations about have suspicions about protest against feel uneasy about fly in the face of misdoubt have hesitations about wonder about puzzle over frustrate obstruct impede balk explode debunk discredit disparage argue with declare untrue naysay shoot down in flames disagree shoot down shoot full of holes brush aside repel check duel denounce be at variance with argue against baulk quibble over call in argue about violate demur against fight against take exception to disapprove of demur about come to blows with address be a dissenter from face down battle debate rebel against test face off stand up to tackle contend feud with call out litigate rally against remonstrate throw down accost investigate rival forswear infringe retract renounce breach eschew refuse give up weasel out of go back on word renig welsh drop out recant wash hands of renege worm out of disacknowledge transgress disobey fracture offend flout infract cancel dare reverse withsay withspeak differ overstep interfere with fail to comply with disregard interpose exclude encroach intrude trespass fail to observe conflict with spurn transgress against offend against interfere thumbs down cancel out say the opposite of refuse to accept have bone to pick take on ask quiz grill catechize demand look into put out a feeler question test the waters hit up inquire of probe compete struggle against vie face cross swords take a stand against dissent object disapprove struggle encounter clash quarrel wrangle strive protest contend with put up a fight against lock horns kick against take issue engage strive against bicker demur race wage war kick speak out against meet be against condemn do battle express disagreement with grapple complain spar be at loggerheads feud squabble push jostle except compete against express disapproval of inveigh war rebel scramble for take exception jockey for position be in opposition to be suspicious of make a fuss about kick up a fuss about kick up a stink about censure tussle skirmish brawl be at odds oppose strongly disaccord wrestle assault joust inveigh against have no confidence in have no faith in gripe expostulate tilt refuse to obey jockey deprecate quarrel with frown upon complain vociferously about be at odds with beg to differ raise objections be anti express disagreement go for tangle with speak against compete with mix it up with discount go for broke sound off kick up a fuss be in defiance of make a stand against kick up a stink take a stand put up a fight not credit not ratify not believe confound give no credence to not accept scuffle decline to support take up arms lock horns with refuse to support fulminate against rage against be unconvinced about be incredulous of ignore play off declaim against scrap lock antlers emulate counterattack prevent block expostulate about protest strongly at remonstrate about cavil rail against bear arms conflict play stickle dislike set at naught cock a snook at shoot for fail to agree with lodge a protest against thunder make a protest against have a dispute engage in conflict vie with quibble fulminate rail criticize severely jump on moan discord come to blows complain bitterly about go for jugular go for it join battle pit lodge a protest express disapproval match go after be hostile to campaign against go up against decline bombard revolt go head to head make a fuss disagree violently with have a problem with frown at make an objection dig your heels in put up an argument have a scrap set to stand up and be counted against have a dust-up have a barney go for the gold hold out against make a stink frown on set your face against go for the jugular discourage raise a question bring into question raise doubt part company with beat have misgivings about have doubts about lack confidence in feel apprehensive about take something with a pinch of salt contend against impune unseat start fighting be at odds with somebody take up on tourney discuss be in contention fail to agree be at variance be in dispute oppose action agitate against sweat be rivals match yourself against spare no effort scruple pit against set against make a nonsense of be in the running boggle have a fight raise your fists call something into question differ from diverge from trade blows enter the lists break a lance curse express objections thunder against answer retort express doubt raise doubts express doubts grouse mind express objections to think wrong not support not believe in shake one's head grumble be in opposition remonstrate against respond stop halt inhibit restrain stem go for each other come to grips box exchange blows ply weapons duke it out mix it up beef have a problem not see eye to eye reluct curb backtalk rant abuse revile upbraid rate jaw vociferate objurate fume castigate tongue-lash scold berate whip vituperate complain about kvetch grumble about moan about grouse about cavil at draw the line countervail stonewall scramble deflect be displeased quibble about crab discommend discountenance rant about beef about gripe about go-one-on-one raise objection disesteem kvetch about draw the line at bar defeat bawl out chew out kick up take great exception to campaign set one's face against dig in one's heels baulk at dissent with take up arms against blow sky high render null and void butt heads to fight bandy words chop logic refuse to accept the authority of kick over the traces come out against maneuver take issue with somebody juggle show manoeuvre event steeplechase collide bid attempt bandy essay try fence baffle foil surpass be at each other's throats take the field engage in combat be at war conduct a war engage in hostilities take the field against be in conflict march against shoot go to war fight like cat and dog grapple with skirmish with carry on hostilities make war clash with pit oneself against altercate row take tangle show jump spat cut and thrust brave try to beat match strength pitch oneself against seek prize match wits run for cope with participate in pit yourself against expose neutralise taunt gainstay neutralize withstay discept meet head-on haggle palter elude exceed in the hunt diverge go up against in contest nonconcur search out not countenance dig deep dig deeper deplore turn the tables run counter to battle against have words rip into each other be at sixes and sevens lay into let have it contradict each other shy divide pettifog vary stand up for fight back ward off struggle with keep at bay face up to fend off hold one's ground against remain firm turn down stand firm stand one's ground against hold off beggar content against give it one's all go one on one with be opposed to go toe to toe with face off against go eyeball to eyeball with be pitted against break with say nothing doing withhold assent express objection say not a chance say no way decry blame object strongly to animadvert nag recriminate rain be beyond mock scorn scout unbelieve not buy holler howl squawk mutiny neglect revolutionize desert pay no heed to set aside strike misbehave refuse to comply revolutionise not listen not heed riot break rules rise in arms go counter to take law into own hands recalcitrate not mind insurrect revolution be remiss break the rules shirk fly in face of evade pay no attention to run riot scoff at not swallow take with a pinch of salt take up the cudgels say no to make a stand back-talk make a protest express opposition speak out cry out be displeased by say no voice disapproval pick at find fault stand tug run cope have at shoot at push for deal with nominate yourself put up with put yourself forward knock oneself out make play for give one's all give all one's got

Verb

To harass, annoy, or cause trouble to (someone)
bother annoy vex irritate trouble irk bug upset disturb exasperate aggravate harass worry gall torment rile plague provoke nettle peeve pique hassle pester ruffle nark persecute needle chafe afflict harry get displease nag grate badger bedevil ride hound rasp eat beset spite frost gripe tease pain itch grieve goad hurt inconvenience molest disgust chivvy perplex rark dog discommode insult devil mither taunt heavy chivy pursue scare browbeat nudge tantalise tantalize interrupt bore hinder impede put out hack off burn up rub up the wrong way drive up the wall pick on get on your nerves give someone grief grate on intrude upon give a hard time impose on get on your wick bend someone's ear breathe down someone's neck carp at make one's hackles rise get on someone's case distress perturb anger agitate get to miff rankle infuriate wind up oppress fret discompose offend torture disquiet burden tick off rattle gravel madden harrow disconcert incense agonize fluster beleaguer faze stress agonise try rack frustrate depress outrage enrage dismay bait unsettle give someone the hump discomfit haunt mortify strain get across affront bum out inflame roil wound unnerve exacerbate ail concern bully sadden antagonize hack you off besiege curse hump discombobulate confound distract get at flurry confuse niggle alarm anguish aggrieve drive crazy antagonise discomfort hector disgruntle gnaw at heckle gnaw weigh down drive mad incommode make someone see red discountenance excruciate rankle with fuss unhinge dishearten sting tax intimidate embarrass be on your back cause suffering to drive round the bend frighten rub the wrong way shake make waves chagrin get in your hair tee off throw frazzle smite disoblige distemper make angry rag stir up abrade throw off balance affect blight discourage ridicule nonplus put your back up demoralize get on one's nerves puzzle importune bewilder deject lie heavy on drive to distraction keep after dispirit chaff put off sicken keep on at eat at go on at drive round the twist dissatisfy burn injure demoralise daunt cut to th